Michael Essien

Michael Essien's Profile

Name:
Michael Essien
Current Team:
AC Milan
Shirt Number:
15
Positions:
  • Defender (Right)
  • Defensive Midfielder (Center)
Age:
31 years old (03-12-1982)
Height:
183cm
Weight:
78kg
Nationality:
Ghana

Current Participations

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Playing Positions

DMC
Position Apps Goals Assists Rating
Sub (Substitute) 8 0 0 6.27
DMC (Defensive Midfielder - Centre) 5 0 0 6.72
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Michael Essien's Characteristics

+ Strengths

Holding on to the ball
Very Strong
Passing
Strong

- Weaknesses

Tackling
Weak

Michael Essien's Style of Play

  • Likes to play short passes
  • Does not dive into tackles
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* Strengths, weaknesses and style of play are calculated from player statistics in domestic league games this season and last

Latest Matches

Played' Rating
EPL 11-01-2014 Hull 0 : 2 Chelsea 0' 6.04
ISA 08-02-2014 Napoli 3 : 1 AC Milan 90' 6.82
ISA 23-02-2014 Sampdoria 0 : 2 AC Milan 26' 6.04
ISA 08-03-2014 Udinese 1 : 0 AC Milan 33' 6.32
ISA 16-03-2014 AC Milan 2 : 4 Parma 8' 5.96
ISA 23-03-2014 Lazio 1 : 1 AC Milan 90' 7.39
ISA 29-03-2014 AC Milan 3 : 0 Chievo 45' 6.92
ISA 25-04-2014 Roma 2 : 0 AC Milan 32' 6.28
IF 31-05-2014 Netherlands 1 : 0 Ghana 45' N/A
WC 16-06-2014 Ghana 1 : 2 USA 19' 6.19
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